2024 Jecholiah Dinkins Hollar Legacy Scholarship awarded to Salem Parker and Arden Finney

June 12, 2024

Forbush High School students Salem Parker and Arden Finney were awarded the 2024 Jecholiah Dinkins Hollar Legacy Scholarship. The scholarship is administered by the North…


The Children’s Playhouse provides support for High Country parents and caregivers

June 7, 2024

The Watauga County Community Foundation recently visited the Children’s Playhouse. The nonprofit, located in Boone, provides educational fun for…

Impact Story

Fund established to support youth leadership development marks 10 years and nearly $40,000 in grants awarded

May 31, 2024

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the Dewey Wells Citizenship Fund was established at the North Carolina Community Foundation by Judge Dewey Wells to encourage…


Wilkes Community Foundation highlights Children’s Center of Northwest North Carolina

May 31, 2024

The Wilkes Community Foundation grants committee recently visited grant recipient the Children’s Center of Northwest North Carolina to learn…


North Edgecombe senior awarded 2024 Wheeler Scholarship

May 17, 2024

The Annie and Sallie Ann Wheeler Memorial Scholarship committee has named Kalyn Johnson the 2024 scholarship recipient. was named the winner. Scholarship co-founder Linwood E.…


Women for Women of Pitt County Endowment awards $103,000 in grants

May 6, 2024

The Women for Women of Pitt County Endowment has awarded $103,000 in grants to programs that improve the lives of women and girls locally.The endowment…


Estate planning: Your kids … and your community

May 3, 2024

As you contemplate your legacy and adjust your estate plan over the years, it’s natural to focus on your children and family as the primary…

Blog, Commentary

2024 first quarter | Market commentary and investment performance (January – March)

May 2, 2024

What we saw: Stocks continued a strong positive trajectory in the first quarter fueled by (perhaps unrealistic) optimism for future interest rate cuts from…


Acoustic Sunset at Sanctuary Vineyards to benefit Currituck Dare Community Foundation

April 30, 2024

The Currituck-Dare Community Foundation, an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation, will be the beneficiary of Acoustic Sunset, an event at Sanctuary Vineyards on…